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Economic theory & philosophy

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Minsky

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Minsky

Daniel H. Neilson

Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

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No economist has written more incisively and provocatively on financial crisis than Hyman Minsky. This book from monetary... [more]

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Money, Greed, and God :10th Anniversary Edition

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Money, Greed, and God :10th Anniversary Edition

Jay W. Richards

Philosophy of religion; Christianity; Economic theory & philosophy

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A prominent scholar reveals the surprising ways that capitalism is actually the best way to follow Jesus's mandates to alleviate... [more]

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Pluralistic Economics and Its History

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Pluralistic Economics and Its History

Ajit Sinha (Department of Economics, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru|), Alex M. Thomas (Department of Economics, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru|)

Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; International economics; Economic history

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This volume is a history of economics - as it was interpreted, discussed and established as a discipline - in the 20th century.... [more]

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The Nature of Social Reality: Issues in Social Ontology

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The Nature of Social Reality: Issues in Social Ontology

Tony Lawson (University of Cambridge, UK)

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Social & political philosophy; Economic theory & philosophy; Behavioural economics

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The social sciences often fail to examine in any systematic way the nature of their subject matter. Demonstrating that this... [more]

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The Money Changers: Currency Reform from Aristotle to E-Cash

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The Money Changers: Currency Reform from Aristotle to E-Cash

David Boyle

Economic theory & philosophy; Monetary economics

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Since money was invented, there has been a debate about better ways of creating it and better rules to govern how it works.... [more]

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The Ethics of Neoliberalism: The Business of Making Capitalism Moral

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The Ethics of Neoliberalism: The Business of Making Capitalism Moral

Peter Bloom (The Open University, UK)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Economic theory & philosophy

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The 21st century is the age of neo-liberalism - a time when the free market is spreading to all areas of economic, political... [more]

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Principles of Economics in Context

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Principles of Economics in Context

Neva Goodwin (Tufts University, USA), Jonathan M. Harris (Tufts University, USA), Julie A. Nelson (University of Massachusetts Boston, USA), Brian Roach (Tufts Unversity, USA), Mariano Torras (Adelphi University, USA)

Economic theory & philosophy; Macroeconomics; Microeconomics; Political economy

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The study of economics should not be highly abstract, but closely related to real-world events. Principles of Economics in... [more]

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Markets: Perspectives from Economic and Social Theory

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Markets: Perspectives from Economic and Social Theory

William A. Jackson (University of York, UK)

Social theory; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

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Defining markets has never been an easy task. Despite their importance for economic theory and practice, they are hard to... [more]

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The AI Economy: Work, Wealth and Welfare in the Robot Age

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The AI Economy: Work, Wealth and Welfare in the Robot Age

Roger Bootle

Economic theory & philosophy; Employment & unemployment; Economic systems & structures; Robotics; Artificial intelligence

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Understand the way in which AI and robots will change the world and the way we live in it. [more]

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Duchamp, Aesthetics and Capitalism

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Duchamp, Aesthetics and Capitalism

Julian Jason Haladyn (OCAD University)

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles; Philosophy: aesthetics; Economic theory & philosophy

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This book is a significant re-thinking of Duchamp's importance in the twenty-first century, taking seriously the readymade... [more]

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How Much Inequality Is Fair?: Mathematical Principles of a Moral, Optimal, and Stable Capitalist Society

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How Much Inequality Is Fair?: Mathematical Principles of a Moral, Optimal,...

Venkat Venkatasubramanian (Columbia University)

Economic theory & philosophy; Macroeconomics; Probability & statistics; Physics

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How Much Inequality Is Fair? synthesizes concepts from economics, political philosophy, game theory, information theory, statistical... [more]

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Keynes Against Capitalism: His Economic Case for Liberal Socialism

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Keynes Against Capitalism: His Economic Case for Liberal Socialism

James Crotty (University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA)

Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy; Economic history

Paperback

Keynes is one of the most important and influential economists who ever lived. It is almost universally believed that Keynes... [more]

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Restructuring Capitalism: Materialism and Spiritualism in Business

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Restructuring Capitalism: Materialism and Spiritualism in Business

Rogene Buchholz (Loyola University New Orleans, Louisiana, USA)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Sociology: work & labour; Economic theory & philosophy; Sales & marketing; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Paperback

The main theme of this book is that, within contemporary capitalist societies a materialist outlook informed by science has... [more]

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Economic Theories of Exhaustible Resources

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Economic Theories of Exhaustible Resources

T. J. C. Robinson

Economic theory & philosophy; Environmental economics; Economic history; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Paperback

This book assesses the validity of the pessimistic approach of the contemporary economic theory of exhaustible resources... [more]

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Employee Investment Funds: An Approach to Collective Capital Formation

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Employee Investment Funds: An Approach to Collective Capital Formation

Rudolf Meidner, Anna Hedborg, Gunnar Fond

Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; Labour economics

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Originally published in 1978. The present study had grown out of the deliberations of wage policy at the 1971 Congress of... [more]

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The Dark Side of Nudges

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The Dark Side of Nudges

Maria Alejandra Madi (UNICAMP Institute of Economics)

Politics & government; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

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This book presents a critical approach to the study of nudging to highlight the foundations and effects of current policy-making... [more]

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Karl Polanyi's Political and Economic Thought

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Karl Polanyi's Political and Economic Thought

Gareth Dale (Brunel University), Christopher Holmes (King's College London), Maria Markantonatou (University of the Aegean, Lesvos, Greece)

Political science & theory; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

Paperback

A comprehensive introduction to the ideas of Karl Polanyi by examining the key themes that run throughout his work, including... [more]

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Political Economy for Human Rights

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Political Economy for Human Rights

Manuel Couret Branco (University of Evora, Portugal.)

Philosophy; Sociology; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy; International human rights law

Hardback

Over time there has been a miscommunication between mainstream economics and human rights that has paved the way to a justificatory... [more]

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Cognitive Capitalism, Welfare and Labour: The Commonfare Hypothesis

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Cognitive Capitalism, Welfare and Labour: The Commonfare Hypothesis

Andrea Fumagalli (University of Pavia, Italy), Alfonso Giuliani (Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne, Universite Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne, France), Stefano Lucarelli (University of Bergamo, Italy), Carlo Vercellone (Universite de Paris 8, France)

Social issues & processes; Economic theory & philosophy; Labour economics; Political economy; Economic systems & structures

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This book deals with the transformations of both accumulation process and labour in the transition from a Fordist to a cognitive... [more]

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The Circular Economy: A User's Guide

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The Circular Economy: A User's Guide

Walter R Stahel

Economic theory & philosophy; Economic systems & structures

Hardback

A Circular Economy seeks to rebuild capital, whether this is financial, manufactured, human, social or natural, and offers... [more]

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The Nature of Social Reality: Issues in Social Ontology

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The Nature of Social Reality: Issues in Social Ontology

Tony Lawson (University of Cambridge, UK)

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Social & political philosophy; Economic theory & philosophy; Behavioural economics

Hardback

The social sciences often fail to examine in any systematic way the nature of their subject matter. Demonstrating that this... [more]

$231.00

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Pluralistic Economics and Its History

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Pluralistic Economics and Its History

Ajit Sinha (Department of Economics, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru|), Alex M. Thomas (Department of Economics, Azim Premji University, Bengaluru|)

Economics; Economic theory & philosophy; International economics; Economic history

Hardback

This volume is a history of economics - as it was interpreted, discussed and established as a discipline - in the 20th century.... [more]

$231.00

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Economic Liberties and Human Rights

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Economic Liberties and Human Rights

Jahel Queralt (University of Zurich, Switzerland), Bas van der Vossen (Chapman University, USA)

Social & political philosophy; Human rights; Economic theory & philosophy; International trade; Jurisprudence & philosophy of law

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The status of economic liberties remains a serious lacuna in the theory and practice of human rights. Should a minimally just... [more]

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The Functioning of the Yugoslav Economy

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The Functioning of the Yugoslav Economy

Radmila Stojanovic

Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy; Economic history

Paperback

In this volume, Stojanovic draws together several essays by Yugoslav economists to an English audience. Originally published... [more]

$56.99

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Transformative Ecological Economics: Process Philosophy, Ideology and Utopia

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Transformative Ecological Economics: Process Philosophy, Ideology and Utopia...

Ove Jakobsen (University of Nordland, Norway)

Economic theory & philosophy; Environmental economics; Political economy; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Paperback

When we look at the state of the world today, what is most evident is the fact that the major problems of our time - energy,... [more]

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